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Maral Ishan Mausoleum

Sacred monuments of Kyzylorda region and Kazakhstan -

Trip from the village of Zhosaly to the mausoleum of Maral Ishan -

Maral Ishan is a mausoleum, a sacred sacred place, a place of pilgrimage, an architectural monument of the XIX century in the Kyzylorda region. The mausoleum is a domed structure built of baked mud bricks, the height of the building is 4 meters. The mausoleum building is a small copy of the mausoleum of Khoja Ahmed Yasawi, inside the building there is an altar and a burial place. The mausoleum of Maral Ishan is listed in the register of sacred monuments of history and culture of Kazakhstan.

How to get there, visit -

The mausoleum of Maral Ishan is located 18 kilometers from the village of Zhosaly, Karmakshinsky district, Kyzylorda region, Republic of Kazakhstan. GPS coordinates: 45°31'02"N 64°16'27"E

Information -

Maral Ishan was a spiritual teacher, preacher, and healer. One legend says that Maral Ishan, when he was young, healed a seriously ill girl with his gift, after that he became famous and began to help people. Before this event, he became an orphan and ended up in a madrasah, where he studied to preach, and here he also learned folk healing. After that, he began to preach Islam, conducted educational activities, and was respected and revered for his gift of healing.

The mausoleum of Maral Ishan in the Kyzylorda region


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